Young Carers Schools Link Worker (part time 21 hours per week), £28,043 (actual £16,826)
As a Young Carers Schools Link Worker, you will be part of a small, dedicated team and take a lead on improving support for young carers in schools. You will be responsible for implementing a Young Carers in Schools Programme with a range of local primary and secondary schools. Its aim is to improve the identification, recognition and understanding of the needs of young carers, raise the profile of young carers in schools, and ensure young carers needs are met. This will lead to the improvement of the health, education and wellbeing of vulnerable children and young people who are caring for others.
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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults at risk and are looking to recruit people who respect and share this commitment. Offers are therefore also subject to an enhanced DBS check.